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KCSMMHZ
Jan 16, 2013 2:30pm PST
. >> u.s. president barack obama unveils a draft for sweeping gun proposals to set the stage for the battleground with firearm activists. >> a helicopter crashes in central london in heavy fog. >> the conflict in mali has seen a dramatic escalation with french troops now involved in heavy fighting with islamist rebels. international support for the intervention is growing with germany providing two military transport planes. >> the fighting threatens to spill over to other countries with islamists in algeria taking western hostages in response to the french deployments. we will have more on that later in the show, but first, the latest from mali. >> french armored vehicles headed north to the front line after setting out from the capital. another convoy had left tuesday from a town close to the offenses target, which fell into rebel hands two days ago. french and malian troops have to retake the city as soon as they can. military chiefs have pledged 3300 soldiers to fight the rebels. germany has offered logistical support. >> this logistical support consists of making two of
LINKTV
Jan 16, 2013 7:00pm PST
fighters. president barack obama has unveiled the most sweeping gun proposal -- gun control proposal in the u.s. for two decades. it follows the death of 20 children at last month in one of the worst mass shootings in american history. they are urging congress to reinstate a expired ban on assault weapons, limit ammunition background -- magazines to 10 bullets, mandate background checks for all gun sales, and impose harsher penalties for traffickers and unauthorized deals. the plan faces fierce opposition from america's powerful gun lobby. >> president barack obama brought out children from families of victims to make the case that gun laws need to be changed. she spoke about her daughter killed in a colorado movie theater. >> six weeks before she died she was in the mall shooting in toronto. i told her at that time that she would never again see such a horrendous occurrence. six weeks later, she lay dead. you must take action. if you think this cannot happen to you and you will never be touched by gun violence, you are fooling yourself. >> the president is hoping americans will take
FOX
Jan 17, 2013 4:30am PST
was killed in the ambush. >>> president barack obama unveiled his ideas aimed at gun violence. the president said it is up to the public to demand action. >> what is more important, doing what whatever it takes to get an "a" grade from the gun lob are you or giving parents some peace of mind when they drop their children off for first frayed. >> the president is urging congress to reinstate the assault band and senator finestein will band both assault weapons and ammunition clips. >>> getting tough on people and intending to have a range for health services and now we asked people what they had to say about the president's work on this. >> in general? >> we met and we all agree all should have background checks. >>> the movie theater where a gunman opened fire in aurora will be there and some families will not be attending the reopening event. >>> 35-year-old antonio is facing nearly a dozen felony charges. he was arrested after police arrested his home. he is being held on $250,000 bail. >>> and now people are being asked to take precautions. dozens of students in lafayette got sick. health
KRON
Jan 19, 2013 11:00pm PST
president obama unveiled a sweeping package of federal gun- control proposals. accidental shootings at gun indiana and ohio today. >> a scary situation is caught on camera! a man attacked an ethnic turkish party leader -- ahmed dohgan at a national conference in sofia. you see the attacker jumped on stage and pointed a pistol at dohgan -- a weapon most often used for target practice. witnesses say the attacker attempted to shoot the party leader, but the gas pistol apparently misfired. security guards wrestled the man to the ground, and police arrested him. he was also reportedly carrying two knives. pretty beautiful day today, with beautiful sunshine and gorgeous temperatures. we could see plenty of swells with a high surf and pfizer expectehigh surf revisory. right the beaches, the high surf advisory. the waves can catch you off guard and a strong rip current. and speaker waves. again, this is a dangerous situation. right now,--snekaer ...waves.. could catch you off guard if you are in the water or at the shore. 20's and 30's by the bay. that fog in the north bay, and also, as patchy fog
ABC
Jan 17, 2013 6:00pm EST
obama unveiled the most sweeping gun control plan in decades including a ban on assault-style weapons. >> this isn't about mass shootings, it is about gun violence of all kinds. 25 people die of gun-related homicide in this country every day. >> now the president signed 23 executive actions, including orders to make more federal records for background checks. his $500 million plan addresses men the health services is facing strong opposition. >> well, it pays to plan ahead. the inauguration is bringing out some planning on capitol hill. they feel they have enough cars up there already and believe it or not some people are looking for a parking space for those cars. stephen tschida joins us with more on the parking spaces. >> we're actually downtown, and i'm going to show you something that we won't see a lot of come monday. an open parking space. in the shadow of the u.s. capitol you always find lots of cars. come the inauguration locating a parking space will pose a major challenge. so what happens if you give up your space before mon
MSNBC
Jan 29, 2013 2:00am PST
now on "first look." president obama unveiling what the white house says is his key priority for is second term, immigration reform. after superstorm sandy hit, residents get what they have been demanding from congress. all that and a change for the boy scouts. the heat is on at the white house and burglars beware. good morning, i'm mara. the groundwork is laid and president obama will detail the plans for the broadest overhaul in nearly three decades. the president will make his announcement a day after senators unveil their plan. nbcs tracie potts is live with more. good morning. >> reporter: mara, good morning. the president and lawmakers are talking about it. this time we could see action because both sides are motivated. if congress drags its feet on immigration, the white house has a plan ready. president obama will lay it out today in las vegas. the white house says it's similar to what democrats and republicans introduced monday. >> we are going to get pushback but americans are saying let's get it fixed. they are in line for citizenship after paying fees and learn en
KBCW
Jan 29, 2013 10:00pm PST
has come forward to file a report. >>> president obama unveiled his plan for immigration reform today, saying now is the time to fix broken laws. cbs reporter introduces us to a california family who hopes the president is right. >> helps his mother at one of the family's two dry cleaners in southern california. >> do you feel like an american success story? >> i do. my parents have worked so hard and everything i am, everything my sister is, we owe to them. >> the family's immigration status is complicated. him and his sister were brought from mexico as children. president obama's deferred action program allows them to stay for work and school. their younger siblings were born in the u.s. their parents have been here illegally for 22 years. their father declined to appear on camera. they have earned a path to citizenship. >> i have my own business. i'm living here like an american citizen because i pay the taxes. >> jeff martin is with the federation for american immigration reform. a group that lobbies for strict immigration enforcement. >> they have been in the country break
NBC
Jan 16, 2013 5:30pm PST
using emotion than he did talking about his actual plans themselves. an emotional president obama unveiled his plan in front of an audience that included parents of newtown victims. >> she dreamed of becoming a painter. chris, her father, gave me one of her paintings. and i hung it in my private study. and every time i look at that painting, i think about how when it comes to protecting the most vulnerable among us, we must act now. for grace. >> the president outlined four major points. each one evoked memories of past mass shootings. >> we will make sure mental health professionals know their options for reporting threats of violence. >> reporter: this action makes it easier to share mental health records with authorities, a move that could have identified seung-hui cho as a threat before the virginia tech massacre. >> congress should restore a ban on military-style assault weapons and a ten-round limit for magazines. >> reporter: the previous ban expired in 2004. the gun used in newtown, connecticut is the kind that would be banned. he wants a limit on ammunition that could hav
ABC
Jan 16, 2013 11:00am PST
. >> thank you, amy. president obama unveiled steps to reduce gun violence in america. he did so in front of schoolchildren who reached tout him in the wake of the connecticut school shooting. we have more on that story. >> last month shooting massacre in connecticut marked a turning point with 20 schoolchildren dead many americans said "enough." today, president obama announced an extensive game plan, perhaps the most sweeping push if gun control in decades. >> if there is one thing we can do to reduce this violence, if there is one life that can be saved, we have an obligation to try. >> helping the president make the case, american children who wrote to him with their suggestions such as 8-year-old grant from maryland, who says there should be a limit about how many guns a person can own. >> that could be on the president's proposal which does include universal background checks for gun purchases, a ban on lie capacity magazine clips and renewed ban on the so-called assault weapons. a new washington post/abc news poll found a majority of americans support the actions but it is congress
ABC
Jan 19, 2013 6:00pm PST
such as gun ownership, today president obama unveiled a sweeping package of measures including a bab of assault rifle. >> the price of a "two buck chuck" is no longer two bucks. the day raised the price from 1.99 to 2.49. the famous week was introduced in 2002. the prices vary from state to state but stayed at two bucks in california for years. trader joe's had to raise the price because of increased cost. >> we have all heard of rude waiters. one waiter explains why he was rude for a good cause. >> how people are helping out in the bay area on this national day of service. >> on the eve of the nfc title game. we'll hear from mike shumann. and gm brian saban, brutally honest about brian wilson's chance office >> today is the national day of service, a time to give back to the community and part of president obama's inauguration weekend in daly city that spirit of giving back was seen at a 36 unit complex on mission street, being built by habitat for humanity. more than 100 people turned out to help paint and shovel. >> many people today chose to give service by giving blood. the bloo
KOFY
Jan 16, 2013 11:30am PST
. no word on when they will start flying again. >> thank you, amy. president obama unveiled steps to reduce gun violence in america. he did so in front of schoolchildren who reached tout him in the wake of the connecticut school shooting. we have more on that story. >> last month shooting massacre in connecticut marked a turning point with 20 schoolchildren dead many americans said "enough." today, president obama announced an extensive game plan, perhaps the most sweeping push if gun control in decades. >> if there is one thing we can do to reduce this violence, if there is one life that can be saved, we have an obligation to try. >> helping the president make the case, american children who wrote to him with their suggestions such as 8-year-old grant from maryland, who says there should be a limit about how many guns a person can own. >> that could be on the president's proposal which does include universal background checks for gun purchases, a ban on lie capacity magazine clips and renewed ban on the so-called assault weapons. a new washington post/abc news poll found a majority of amer
MSNBC
Jan 30, 2013 2:30am PST
and o's. oh, ho ho... it's the honey sweetness. i...i mean, you...love. >>> president obama unveiled his plan for immigration yesterday in nevada claiming he was ready to offer his own bill if congress fails to act on the matter. tell your friends that according to the financial times 86% of the 11 million undocumented workers in the u.s. have been living here for seven years or longer. that amounts to about 9.5 million people. >>> let's gather around the water cooler. >> thanks for having me. coming in from a long weekend. >> i like your long weekend stories. >> lots of good times. i had a great weekend. i can't say the same for this guy. jason archer, 36 years old from tennessee. he was arrested friday night at a walmart after he shoplifted over $1,000 worth of merchandise. he alleged put the goods in the shopping basket and attempted to wheel it out the front door. that's where security nabbed him. he resisted and received blows to the head. they closely resemble the walmart smiley face rollback logos. >> he's the new face of walmart. >> he has no creativity e. >> i want to be the sec
FOX
Jan 29, 2013 12:00pm PST
their shouts on the plan that obama unveiled. we'll have that more on that story coming up on our later newscast. reporting live from san jose, janine de la vega, ktvu channel 2 news. >> thank you, janine. >>> as janine reported, president obama within the last few minutes about immigration reform. here's some of what he had to say. >> i'm here today because the time has come for common sense, comprehensive immigration reform. [ cheers and applause ] >> the time is now. >> now is the time to find a better way to welcome the striving, hopeful immigrants who still see america as the land of opportunity. >> the immigration reform proposals were spurred by the presidential election in which the president won an overwhelming majority of latino voters. the results caused republican lawmakers who previously opposed this to reconsider, some say to rebuild the party's reputation among latinos. >>> lay ra hood -- ray lahood announced he's stepping down from his post. he was the only republican left in the cabinet. he says he will stay until his successor is confirmed. he is the latest cabinet mem
KRON
Jan 16, 2013 11:00pm PST
obama unveiled his gun policy proposals today, has drawn sharp criticism from the white house. white house press secretary jay carney says the ad is "repugnant and cowardly." the government is confirming. americans are among those who were taken hostage during an attack by islamist fighters in algeria. at least two people have been killed and six others injured. the group targeted a bus carrying passengers - from a base at the british owned gas field. to an airport. indications are, the attackers are affiliated with an al qaeda group based in mali. defense secretary leon panetta has called it a - quote- 'terrorist act.' on to a developing story. the algerian army is surrounding a natural gas complex in the sahara where islamist militants are holding dozens of hostages. the government is confirming. americans are among those who were taken hostage during an attack by islamist fighters in algeria. seven of the hostages are reported to be americans. the group claiming responsibility says the attack on the complex was revenge for algeria's support for france's military operation against
NBC
Jan 29, 2013 4:30am EST
>>> good tuesday morning. coming up on "early today," president obama unveiling today what the house says is his key priority for a second term. immigration reform. >>> three months after superstorm sandy hit the northeast, residents finally get what they've been demanding from congress. all that and a potential major change for the boy scouts. the heat is on at the white house. and burglars beware, you don't want to mess with taye diggs. "early today" starts right now. >> announcer: this is "early today" for tuesday, january 29th, 2013. >>> good morning. i'm mara schiavocampo. the groundwork has been laid and today, president obama will detail his plans for the broadest overhaul of this country's immigration law in nearly three decades. the president will make his announcement in las vegas the day after a bipartisan group of senators up veil their plans. nbc's tracie potts is in washington with more. tracie. good morning. >> reporter: are good morning, everyone. the white house said what the president will say in las vegas is similar to what we saw that group of democrats
ABC
Jan 16, 2013 6:00am PST
. but it is scary. >> president obama will formally unveil new gun control policy proposals in the wake of the school tragedy in connecticut a month ago. live in washington with a look at what the president is likely to proposal and who is expected to fight him. i can think of three initials. >> three initials, indeed: n.r.a. the preliminary to curb gun violence is being melt -- met with enormous opposition from the n.r.a. who did not wait for the announcement. the gun lobby launched a strike releasing a provocative video attacking the president's character. >> just another elite it hypocrite pointing out that his children have armed protection in school and asks, why is he skeptical of putting arm security in our schools? >> president obama will have to overcome n.r.a. opposition and convince congress to pass the measures to curb gun violence when he unveils the proposals today he will do so franked -- flanked by children who are concerned. he will call on congress to ban military astyle assault weapons and limit the number of bullets allowed and require background checks on every gun
CBS
Jan 16, 2013 6:00am PST
and the labor secretary hilda soliz are also leaving. >>> president obama will unveil his plan to reduce gun violence. cbs news says the plan calls for bans on assault weapons and high capacity magazines. it's also said to include criminal and mental health background checks for customers in all gun sales. the proposals would have to be approved by the house and senate something the president admits is not a sure thing. >> i want to be sure that i'm honest about americans about what will work. >> the president is looking into what actions he can take on his own by exec it order. the president is scheduled to speak at 8:55 this morning our time. we'll have a special report from cbs news when that happens. >>> time now 6:10. bypassing baggage claim. how much one airline wants to charge to deliver your luggage. >> not cheap, either. and don't bite the dentist. the walmart employee finds a kid's priceless book of advice. the creative a coming right up. >> and the fish are biting all right. the viral video of the huge catch that just wouldn't let go. you hav
ABC
Jan 15, 2013 11:00pm PST
>>> president obama is expected to unveil his plan to combat gun violence. a bay area congresswoman has an idea of what he will introduce and so does the nra which has issued a strike. john alston is here with the story. >> the president promised he would act quickly to come up with a plan. he put vice president biden in charge of his task force, and now we will learn the specific. >> a month after the connecticut school masacre president obama will unveil his plan to fight gun violence. one member on his side is san mateo democrat jackie spear who met with vice president biden yesterday. >> i think the president has made it clear he wants an assault weapon ban renewed. he wants a ban on magazines that are high capacity. and we absolutely have to have a universal criminal background check. >> that means guaranteed background checks when people buy weapons from gun shows or private sellers. >> why would we want to continue to have an environment that we do here in this country and not so much in california, but in the country our 40% of the guns purchased don't have a background check. >> the gr
ABC
Jan 16, 2013 1:05am PST
. >> jimmy jimmy kimmle live start >>> president obama is expected to unveil his plan to combat gun violence. a bay area congresswoman has an idea of what he will introduce and so does the nra which has issued a strike. john alston is here with the story. >> the president promised he would act quickly to come up with a plan. he put vice president biden in charge of his task force, and now we will learn the specific. >> a month after the connecticut school masacre president obama will unveil his plan to fight gun violence. one member on his side is san mateo democrat jackie spear who met with vice president biden yesterday. >> i think the president has made it clear he wants an assault weapon ban renewed. he wants a ban on magazines that are high capacity. and we absolutely have to have a universal criminal background check. >> that means guaranteed background checks when people buy weapons from gun shows or private sellers. >> why would we want to continue to have an environment that we do here in this country and not so much in california, but in the country our 40% of the guns purchased do
KRON
Jan 20, 2013 8:00am PST
days after president obama unveiled a new package of federal gun control proposals. return to index of stories... a gun rally in pacifica this weekend attracting hundreds of supporters. (speaking thr megaphon) this is were we draw a line in the sand. we are not going to blink this is our right. >> reporter: hundreds of people who have national conversation about gun violence in this country attended an event in pacifica saturday afternoon celebrating the 2nd ammendment. (singing 'natinonal anthem) >> reporter: cloaked in the flag and the national anthem their voices reflected a defiance to what they percieved as an encroachment of constitutional rights. >> i believe in the 2nd amendment, i was taught to obey the law and i'm here to support it. >> the 2nd amendment we gotta >> i'm not an nra member, i don't usually do these types of things i just feel i need to make myself heard a >> reporter: beyond the rhetoric of anger and defiance there were those who felt the recent tragedy that has brought gun rights to the national stage has been taken too far. >> i have children and i was app
ABC
Jan 28, 2013 11:00pm EST
. the president is about to take center stage on a number of key issues. mr. obama will unveil his plan to overhaul immigration laws. this comes after they announced a plan for the path to citizenship. live with a look at why some applaud the move while others are outraged. >> on the one hand it does offer a path to citizenship. it also allows more temporary workerto stay in the country. on the other hand it increases border security and would crack down on those who hire illegal immigrants. some say it sounds like a good deal. others say not so much. republican and democratic senators announced the proposal. she lives with her family. her mother brought her into the country illegally when she was 10. she says the family fears deportation, a specially for her mom. >> being sent back, that is something we have to live with. >> the group is trying to help families like hers become citizens. she wants to be a nurse. >> we are just trying to get this. >> for taxpayers it is a problem. >> he says granting citizenship to illegal immigrants would cost a lot and in services and is simply unfair
CNBC
Jan 16, 2013 1:00pm EST
of the trading day starts now. >> and indeed it does. president obama unveiling his plan it stop gun violence. with sweeping changes to gun laws. what they would mean for the gun industry and for owners. and more trouble for boeing 787 dream liner. is it becoming a nightmare? new problems and the stock getting slammed today. japan airlines grounding all of its 787s after an emergency landing. smoke detected on that plane. will more carriers do the same? and lululemons stock down. the street not happy with its outlook but yoga retailer ceo said her guidance has been misunderstood and she will join us exclusively to explain. my partner, sue herera, is at the new york stock exchange. hi, sue pz president obama unveil be his plan for tougher kbun gun control, including banning military style assault rifles and tougher back ground checks. >> some have to have congresss approval. some include a ban on assault weapons, limits on magazine capacity, background checks and improve access to mental health. the president said that this is one of the most important things that he can do as president of the
FOX
Jan 16, 2013 5:00pm PST
months. at&t. >>> when president obama unveiled his policy today several children stood with him today. the touching remarks one child made after the event. >> reporter: one of the kids who wrote to president obama at the white house said he did so hoping for change. >> people can really be killed. i wanted to write a letter to stop it. >> reporter: he asked him to stop gun violence and wrote he was sad about the children who lost their lives in connecticut. the president invited him to the white house for his announcement. he said it was exciting and sobering. >> he said that grace, the person that got killed, her parents were her, i saw one of the parents crying, i wanted to hug her. >> very proud. just for him to have the heart and the mind set to think of others in times like these. >> reporter: president obama acknowledged the kids at the anegative -- announcement. >> said i know that laws have to be passed by congress but i beg you to try very hardly. [ laughter ] >> i will try very hardly. >> reporter: he wants the president to keep his word. >> never know when somebody is going
NBC
Jan 19, 2013 5:30pm PST
goals, like promoting gun safety in the wake of the newtown tragedy. this past week president obama unveiled a package of new proposals aimed at curbing gun violence. >> congress should impose a ban on military-style assault weapons. >> reporter: but its resistance remains. today thousands rallied in cities across the country to mark gun appreciation day. >> we need to enforce the laws we have. not make it harder for me to have my own gun. >> reporter: immigration reform is also high on the president's list. analysts say in order to get his agenda through, mr. obama will have to act quickly. >> but i think most experts in washington believe that realistically, if the president wants to accomplish big things in his second term, he's got about two years to do it. >> reporter: white house officials say president obama is putting the final touches on his inauguration address, even reading the speeches of past two-term presidents. lester? >> kristen welker tonight, thank you. for more i'm joined by david gregory, moderator of "meet the press." david, four years ago we were talking about
ABC
Jan 16, 2013 4:00am PST
violence. when mr. obama unveils his proposals today, he'll do so flanked by children who wrote letters expressing concern about gun violence. the president will call on congress to ban military-style assault weapons, limit the number of bullets allowed in a magazine clip, and require background checks on nearly every gun purchase. mr. obama will also take action without congress by executive order. new york state, acted even before the federal government, putting in place the toughest gun control laws in the nation. >> this is a comprehensive bill that addresses the full panorama and spectrum of issues that come up. >> reporter: the new york law would block mentally ill patients from buying weapons and require mental health professional to report any patient they deem to be a significant risk or threat. victims of mass shootings want something similar done on a national level. >> mentally ill people with guns. come on. that's a lethal combination. >> reporter: gun rights advocates are vowing to wage war. former attorney general ed meese even raised the possibility of impeaching preside
ABC
Jan 29, 2013 5:30pm PST
california. while in nevada -- >> the time is now. >> reporter: president obama unveiled his plan to get america's 11 million undocumented immigrants a big step closer to taking that oath. >> yes, they broke the rules. they crossed the border illegally. but these 11 million men and women are now here. >> reporter: the president's proposal calls for a path to citizenship. >> a process that includes passing a background check, paying taxes, paying a penalty, learning english and then going to the back of the line behind all the folks who are trying to come here legally. >> reporter: and with that, a direct challenge to washington. >> and if congress is unable to move forward in a timely fashion, i will send up a bill based on my proposal and insist that they vote on it right away. >> reporter: listen again. >> i will send up a bill -- >> reporter: the president is pledging to put his full political muscle behind immigration reform. still, republicans insist tighter border security must happen before any movement on citizenship. >> we've got fundamental questions of lawfulness. do we have a
CBS
Jan 18, 2013 4:00am PST
was not a threat. >>> president obama is turning his well oiled political situation. organization into a nonprofit group that will set its sight on key policy issues like gun control. this week mr. obama unveiled sweeping new measures to reduce gun violence. in a just released cbs/"new york times" poll 92% of americans favored universal background checks for gun buyers while 54% favored stricter gun laws. >>> the colorado movie theater that was the scene of a mass shooting in july opens to the public today. yesterday a ceremony was held for the victims along with a private screening for survivors. for some it was a step toward healing, but others didn't see it that way. teresa garcia reports now from aurora, colorado. >> reporter: police and moviegoers gathered once again at the aurora colorado theater, but this time it was in healing. six months after the horror of the mass shooting that left 12 dead, the theater reopened for survivors, victims' families, and first responders. >> we are a community of survivors, and we are a community that is united in ou
CBS
Jan 19, 2013 6:00pm PST
thanks very much. three dayses after president obama unveiled his gun control proposals, opponents staged rallies in buffalo, new york, and other cities around the country today. organizers of the so-called "guns across america" event hoip to block any new federal gun laws through local legislation. since 1998, the f.b.i. has maintained a database of people legally prohibited from buying guns from felons to the menltally ill. but many states have been slow to report the names of their mentally ill residents. since the newtown shootings however, there is signs that is changing. here's john bentley. >> reporter: despite four years in a pennsylvania mental hospital, emmanuel nzambi was able to buy a gun in that state. he used it to kill mary moola. brian perry was nzambi's attorney. >> any person who has been involuntarily committed to an in-patient mental health facility should not have the tiebility purchase a handed gun period. >> reporter: perry believes the shooting could have been prevented if pennsylvania had reported nzambi's name to the federal database established by law in 1998. >
FOX
Jan 17, 2013 5:00pm PST
to polling supports the really fairly reasonable demands for universal background checks. >> president obama unveiled proposals on gun control. the vice president pitched that plan to the mayors. he says mayors can help by sharing information on background checks and mental health. he says leaders need federal help to make communities safer. >> all the violence we see cross boarders, joining a national effort with the president will be critical. >> mayor ed lee says he has been talking with video game developers about how they can help curve violence. they said while restricting guns is key to fighting violence addressing mental health is just as important. >>> authorities made an arrest and a weapons seizure that is taking several illegal fire arms off the street. they seized an assault weapons, hand gun and hundreds of rounds of ammunition. authorities arrested this man, he faces felony charges. >>> the city of san francisco is providing restaurant goers an extra tool to help in their dining out experience. the city is teaming up with yelp to bring restaurant health inspection rattings the
PBS
Jan 16, 2013 4:30pm PST
. president obama unveiled a set of gun-control measures today that included 23 executive orders signed today. he also called on congress to approve universal background checks and ban military style assault weapons. but the stocks of gunmakers rallied. smith and wesson gained 5.7%. sturm and ruger was up 5%. previous talk of new gun control has led to higher gun sales in the meantime. three of the five most actively traded exchange traded products were lower with the s&p 500 volatility note dropped 2.1%. volatility has fallen as the stock indices make small moves. and that's tonight's "market focus." >> susie: when a company decides to go public there is often anxiety about facing more scrutiny. but there are also plenty of positives: likehe potential to raise a lot of cash, and the opportunity to grow a budding business. in tonight's commentary, inc editor-in-chief eric schurenberg previews what's on the horizon for i.p.o.'s in 2013. >> at inc, we follow hundreds of companies that are good-looking candidates for an i.p.o. here are three favorites that haven't announced an i.p.o. yet, but ar
KRON
Jan 19, 2013 8:00pm PST
says the rally is efforts. this comes after president obama unveiled a sweeping package of federal gun- >> five people were hurt in accidental shootings at gun indiana and ohio today. this is video of scene at the dixie gun and knife show in raleigh, north carolina. authorities say a 12-gauge shotgun was discharged when its owner unzipped the case during a security check at the entrance of the show. two people were struck by shotgun pellets and were taken to the hospital. >> in indiana, a man was unloading his.45-caliber semi-automatic when he shot his hand and in ohio, a gun dealer was checking out a semi- automatic handgun he'd bought when he accidentally pulled the trigger the bullet ricocheted off the floor and struck a friend's arm and leg. >> after four long and sometimes bloody days.the hostage standoff at a gas facility in algeria appears to be over. algerian authorities are saying that the military phase of the operation is over but they are still working to secure the sight. one american has died - two others are unaccounted for. a total of 23 hostages and 32 terrorists were
CW
Jan 16, 2013 9:00pm CST
posted an , president barack obama unveiled a new proposal for gun- control and democrats say that the nra went too far with their ad criticizing the president's proposal within 12 hours before they unveiled their new plan for gun-control advocates for the second amendment had already launched a pre-emptive strike. the national rifle association released this that calling attention to the secret service and his daughters at their private school. the spot echoing the group's proposal for arms police armedarmed police officers house democratic leader nancy pelosi heading into a hearing on a new gun restrictions said that the ad crosses a line. completely inappropriate to involve the president's children they have protection because of national security. it's really inappropriate. it's just a disgrace. >> other say that the debt amounted to intimidation. that kind of ad i think is dangerous. irresponsible chance this is not your grandfather's nra there was also outraged over at the white house most americans agree that the president's children should not be used as pawns in a
ABC
Jan 29, 2013 6:00am EST
president's home. the president is out of the country now on business. president obama unveils his sweeping changes to the nation's immigration laws. is said to be somewhat similar to the proposal of a bipartisan group of senators that was presented yesterday. brianne carter has a preview. >> later today in las vegas president barack obama is expected to lay out his vision for immigration reform. the president is expected to push for improved border security, a crackdown on employers hiring undocumented workers, and creating a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants. >> we believe this will be the year congress finally gets it done. >> the president's plan comes one day after a bipartisan group of eight senators reached an agreement on a framework to create a pathway to citizenship for 11 million immigrants living in the united states. >> issue of immigration is not a simple one, but i think we have their opportunity to do it right. it would do a tremendous service to our country and its future. >> the president has said immigration reform is a priority for the second term. is e
CBS
Jan 18, 2013 4:00am EST
political situation. this week mr. obama unveiled sweeping new measures to reduce gun violence. cbs polls told 92% favored universe aal background checks. >>> the colorado movie theater that was the scene of a mass shooting in july opens to the public today. yesterday a sploen was held for the victims along with a private screening for survivors. for some it was a step toward healing but others didn't see it that way. teresa garcia reports now from aurora, colorado. >> reporter: police and moviegoers gathered once again but this time it was for healing. six months after the mass shooting that left 12 dead the theater reopened to survivors, victims' families, and first responders. >> we are a community of survivors, and we are a community that is united in our recovery. >> reporter: the gathering in the newly remodeled theater number 9 drew mixed responses from survivors and victims' families. >> dave lost his 18-year-old nephew. he said entering the theater was just too much for him. >> i try to think about what we have, not at what we lost. >> reporter: jan son young's boyfriend died dod
MSNBC
Jan 29, 2013 2:30am PST
.m. in new york city. president obama is going to unveil his immigration reform in a major speech in nevada, a state where hispanics make up 20% of the population. it's after a group of bipartisan senators reached a compromise on how to move forward with comprehensive immigration legislation. included in the bill, citizenship for 11 million undocumented workers in this country. >> other bipartisan groups and senators have stood in the same spot before trumpeting similar pro po sales. the politics on this issue have been turned upside down. for the first time ever, there's more political risk in opposing immigration reform than supporting it. >> what's going on now is unacceptable. in reality, what's been created is a de facto amnesty. we have been too content for too long to allow them to mow our lawn, serve our food, clean our homes and watch our children while not affording them the benefits that make our country great. >> those seeking citizenship would be required to register with the federal government, settle debts with the government including fines and back taxes, under go a crimina
MSNBC
Jan 29, 2013 5:30am EST
president obama plans to unveil his plans for immigration reform today. that comes one day after bipartisan group of senators put forth a comprehensive immigration bill. tell your friends according to the institute for taxation and economic policy, undocumented workers paid over $11 billion in taxes in 2010. about half of the u.s. workers pay some form of federal taxes. let's gather around the water cooler with movie news. many are wondering who would play hillary clinton best in a bio. some of the top contenders a bit of a surprise. 6% of kristen dunst. she played marie an two net. mirren. 8% like susan sarandon. 18% glenn close could portray the many sides of the first lady. an overwhelming 40% believe meryl streep. a little anti-climatic, don't you think? what do you think, mike? any other names? >> i'm not going get myself in trouble. >> when would this stop you? nbc "nightly news" anchor, brian williams stopped by "late night with jimmy fallon" they broke down details of the fight in slow jam the news. >> the obama administration finds itself locking horns with republicans over the iss
PBS
Jan 16, 2013 5:30pm PST
of those killed in the newtown massacre, president obama today unveiled the most ambitious effort to stem gun violence in at least two decades. good evening, i'm jeffrey brown. >> suarez: and i'm ray suarez. on the "newshour" tonight, we detail the president's proposals, including bans on assault weapons and high capacity magazines, and offer some perspective in a wide- ranging roundtable discussion. >> brown: then, margaret warner talks with retired u.s. general stanley mcchrystal about his command of the war in afghanistan and his new book "my share of the task." >> the afghan people are terrified. they're scared they're going to have their allies leave, their government is weak and that there's a chance they will slide back into not just taliban control but potentially civil war. >> suarez: on tonight's daily download, we look back at the 2012 election and ahead to the inauguration with the obama campaign's internet guru, harper reed. >> we basically built what amounted to an ad-tech company, but instead of targeting ads on the internet, of course we did that, we really maximized the t
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